Anyone who’s been ‘adulting’ for a while knows life is full of tradeoffs. We give up some things we want to get things we need. If you pay less for your cars and phones, you get fewer features. If you live on a strict beer and pizza diet, you may be happy but you won’t […]
This post will cover all the basics of laminating and trimming your digital graphics. We’ll examine why, when and how to laminate when to use film or liquid laminates, and look at the benefits of trimmers. Hopefully, you’ll glean some tips that will eliminate costly problems and improve the quality of your products.
If you’ve worked in manufacturing, you may have heard of the term kaizen. It’s a Japanese word that means continuous improvement. Kaizen has become the driving philosophy behind some of the world’s best-known brands. It’s baked into lots of outstanding products, including the new PrismJET 54 Gen2 large-format printer. As the name implies, the PrismJET […]
We live in a hybrid world. You cannot watch television without seeing advertisements for the benefits of hybrid technology for automobiles. Why is hybrid technology so touted? Because hybrid technology pairs tried-and-true methods with new and innovative strategies. For example, modern mobile phones are hybrids. Remember home phones on curly cords? And then how expensive, […]
Mastering digital printing can be challenging. Getting it right requires learning about color gamuts, ICC profiles, and the features of your particular printers, cutters, and software. Some of these are pretty obvious, like choosing the right media and using the right ICC profiles. Some are a little trickier. Even when you’re doing everything right, There […]
Printing on holographic vinyl is the current craze in the craft decal market. The specific film in demand is iridescent silver vinyl. We call it Rainbow holographic vinyl and, it’s so popular, demand is outpacing supply. Why? Partly because the pandemic is still causing some havoc in the global supply chain, but mostly because it […]